Aug. 18 2021
SCW Fitness Education, the largest provider of continuing education in the world, establishes the SCW Diversity Task Force designed to recruit and mentor presenters of color along with varying ethnic... View More
April 24 2020
What you need to know, what you need to do... View More
Dec. 9 2019
On Wednesday, November 13, 2019 in Orlando, FL, female directors, managers, trainers and medical personnel, both experienced and novice, from health and wellness facilities all over the USA, gathered... View More
Dec. 6 2019
The 2020 PFP Trainer of the Year winner will be announced on Monday, December 10th at 3pm ET / 12pm PT on PFP’s Facebook Page... View More
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Nov. 21 2019
Brand activation firm Involve LLC is excited to announce the opening of its Seattle office... View More
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Nov. 8 2019
PlayCore Holdings, Inc.. a designer, manufacturer and marketer of a broad range of play and recreation products, has acquired Dynamax, a manufacturer and supplier of medicine balls... View More
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Feb. 25 2019
Are you ready to be a part of the most exciting time in the fitness industry?... View More
Nov. 7 2018
With FDA approval expected, makers of acclaimed European fitness technology, whole body Electro Muscle Stimulation (EMS), plan to launch a widespread U.S. rollout beginning with an immersive showcase... View More
Aug. 30 2017
The NCCA accredited the WORLD INSTRUCTOR TRAINING SCHOOLS Certified Personal Trainer for a five-year period, expiring 8/14/22, during its recent meeting.Founded in July 1993, W.I.T.S., is a profession
Dec. 15 2015
A concerned trainer expressed this to NFPT: I see a need for us (NFPT) to stress the importance of recognizing the Contraindications to Exercise. For example, I hear clients complain about joint... View More
Dec. 11 2015
You want to get better at handstands. You think to yourselves, “Maybe if I just try more handstands, I’ll be able to handstand better.” But it doesn’t quite work like that. You’re... View More
Dec. 10 2015
Though the headline may sound like an obvious conclusion - we all know better physical fitness leads to better health outcomes - a new study published in JAMA Internal Medicine examines the role... View More
Dec. 9 2015
There are now more than 10,000 CrossFit gyms around the globe and counting. While most follow the same general template, the nuances differ greatly from affiliate to affiliate. Most gym-goers wi... View More
Dec. 7 2015
Now that December is upon us and we are sliding comfortably into the holiday season, sweets tend to become more present in our diet. But a new paper published in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocr... View More
Dec. 4 2015
We're all busy. We all know nutrition is more than 50 percent of the equation, but it can also be the most challenging part. If we don't plan ahead and make nutrition a priority, it quickly ge... View More
Dec. 3 2015
Endurance exercise accelerates the development of heart problems in individuals with a particular genetic mutation, a new study finds. In mice with a mutated version of desmoplakin, a protein th... View More
Dec. 2 2015
Sleeping later on weekends may be bad for you. Several studies have shown that there is an association between shift work and an increased risk for heart disease and diabetes. Now a new study..C... View More
Dec. 1 2015
Most male trainers who work with Mom’s have no clue how to speak to them or the complexity of the situation. This will help…Continued at the PDCT>>... View More
Nov. 30 2015
Chances are, you are feeling a bit hefty after the Thanksgiving period; the average American consumes an average of 4,500 calories and 229 g of fat during a typical holiday get-together. But thi... View More
Nov. 25 2015
The list of health benefits that accompany staying physically active is lengthy, but a new study suggests a further advantage; older adults who take more steps - either by walking or jogging - s... View More